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Western Digital My Book Studio LX (WDBACH0010HAL / WDBACH0020HAL / WDBACH0030HAL)

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WD My Book Studio LX

The My Book® Studio™ LX is an external hard drive that supports FireWire 800 interface and features an aluminum case that is compatible with the look of an iMac®, G5 or MacBook Pro®. It features a customizable, always-on digital e-label which allows users to archive and find photos and videos from different projects and time periods, even when the drives are unplugged.

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The WD My Book Studio LX features FireWire 800 interface that provides users with the speed the…

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WD My Book Studio LX

The My Book® Studio™ LX is an external hard drive that supports FireWire 800 interface and features an aluminum case that is compatible with the look of an iMac®, G5 or MacBook Pro®. It features a customizable, always-on digital e-label which allows users to archive and find photos and videos from different projects and time periods, even when the drives are unplugged.

Features

The WD My Book Studio LX features FireWire 800 interface that provides users with the speed they need for demanding tasks like photo and video editing and graphic design, and a customizable e-label that enables users to personalize their media collection and identify critical information about the drive, such as the contents and remaining capacity, without having to boot up their computer and plug in the drive. The My Book Studio LX drives also features USB 2.0 for flexibility in allocating their FireWire and USB ports or plugging the drive into a variety of computers, WD SmartWare software and can sync with Apple Time Machine software, and 256-bit hardware-based encryption for data security along with password protection. The WD SmartWare software is an optional application that provides automatic and continuous backup, control of the e-label display, password and other settings. It also features WD GreenPower Technology™ which helps to lower the internal drive power consumption by up to 30 percent and includes a sleep mode that reduces power during idle times, and a power-saving feature turns the drive on and off with the computer. The external hard drive is supported by HFS + Journaled formatting and is compatible with Mac OS X Tiger®, Leopard® and Snow Leopard®. It is available in capacities of 1 TB and 2 TB and is covered by a 3-year limited warranty.

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